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Welcome to the Women’s Health Update series, the latest edition of ReachMD’s Advances in Women’s Health. This series offers insight to improve gynecological care for women. Experts share evidence-based opinions on a variety of topics affecting your patients including: cervical cancer screening, abnormal uterine bleeding, management of preterm birth, and sexually transmitted infections.

Welcome to the Women’s Health Update series, the latest edition of ReachMD’s Advances in Women’s Health. This series offers insight to improve gynecological care for women. Experts share evidence-based opinions on a variety of topics affecting your patients including: cervical cancer screening, abnormal uterine bleeding, management of preterm birth, and sexually transmitted infections.
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Welcome to the Women’s Health Update series, the latest edition of ReachMD’s Advances in Women’s Health. This series offers insight to improve gynecological care for women. Experts share evidence-based opinions on a variety of topics affecting your patients including: cervical cancer screening, abnormal uterine bleeding, management of preterm birth, and sexually transmitted infections.

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Episodes

How Primary Care Settings are Becoming the One-Stop Shop for Women’s Health Screenings

11/16/2018
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Host: Jennifer Caudle, DO Guest: Sarina Schrager, MD The practice of conducting routine women’s health screenings is becoming increasingly prevalent in primary care offices around the country. So how easy is it to start implementing these screenings in your own practice? And what are the potential benefits? Here to answer these questions and more is Dr. Sarina Schrager of UW Family Medicine and Community Health.

Duration:00:07:59

Trading Places: The Future for MIS is in the Outpatient Setting…and the Future is Now!

9/27/2018
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Host: Amy Mackey, MD Guest: Stephen M. Cohen, MD, FACOG The ability to perform in-office minimally invasive procedures (MIS) has revolutionized the approach to abnormal uterine bleeding in women, giving them options for fast trauma-free assessment and management of their complaints. However, nearly 150 years after the first hysteroscopic procedure, MIS are still most commonly performed in the hospital setting, increasing the cost of care and causing avoidable delays in management due to...

Duration:00:15:00

Mycoplasma Genitalium: Get to Know the Hidden STI

9/26/2018
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Host: Renée Simone Yolanda Allen, MD, MHSc., FACOG Guest: Maria Trent, MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM There has been a lot of discussion about a sexually transmitted infection called mycoplasma genitalia or MGen. Chances are that most clinicians have not yet tested for, or have even heard of, this sexually transmitted infection, and yet, it is more prevalent than gonorrhea and has been associated with both asymptomatic and symptomatic infections of male and female genital tracts. In this special...

Duration:00:11:59

What Fewer OB/GYN Visits Mean for Cervical Cancer Screening in Primary Care Settings

9/26/2018
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Host: Renée Simone Yolanda Allen, MD, MHSc., FACOG Guest: Amy Clouse, MD The primary care physician is the first line of defense when it comes to cervical cancer screening, and the need for physicians to be alert to their patients’ screening schedules is growing as fewer patients see their OB/GYN regularly. Tune in as Dr. Amy Clouse, Associate Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Abington-Jefferson Health, dives into the big questions, like what do we need to know about...

Duration:00:08:59

Attention Primary Care Doctors! Don’t Forget About STI Screening

8/31/2018
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Host: Renée Simone Yolanda Allen, MD, MHSc., FACOG Guest: Amy Clouse, MD STI screening can be done easily and regularly in the PCP office. Join Dr. Amy Clouse, Associate Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Abington-Jefferson Health, to learn how simple it can be to include STI screening in your typical patient visit, as well as how to overcome some of the troublesome barriers to screening that we face as clinicians. Click here to learn more about other women's health...

Duration:00:07:59

Is There a Link Between IUD Use & Breast Cancer Risk?

4/27/2018
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This episode of Audio Abstracts reviews two studies conducted in Finland that investigated the link between premenopausal use of hormonal intrauterine treatment for menorrhagia and breast cancer incidence rates. The first study, Cancer Risk in Women Using the Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine System in Finland, examined the incidence rates of several common cancers among intrauterine treatment users. The authors found that the risk of breast cancer increased within this patient...

Duration:00:05:00

Normalizing STI Screening: The Patient Impact

3/21/2018
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Host: Jennifer Caudle, DO Guest: Tonya Chaffee, MD The importance of STI screening is ever growing, as incidence of STIs reach a record high in the U.S. and untreated infections can have life-long consequences. On this program, Dr. Tonya Chaffee, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF, will discuss the downstream effects of poor screening on patient outcomes and share ways to improve screening methods in practice. Click here to learn more about other women's health programs in this...

Duration:00:10:29

How to Discuss STI Screening with Your Patients

2/26/2018
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Host: Amy Mackey, MD Guest: Kahlil Demonbreun, DNP, FAANP Rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among our adolescent and young adult population are at an all-time high. Join Dr. Kahlil Demonbreun to discuss the value of universal screening, and how its implementation positively impacts women’s health outcomes. You might pick up some excellent tips on how to approach these difficult conversations with your patients! Click here to learn more about other women's health programs in...

Duration:00:13:00

Cervical Cancer Screening Updates: The Benefits of Co-Testing

1/1/2018
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Host: Amy Mackey, MD Guest: Mark Spitzer, MD Prior to 2012 there were competing cervical cancer screening guidelines from the American Cancer Society and the United States Preventive Services Task Force (the USPSTF), leading providers to follow their own dictates when screening patients. In this edition of Advances in Women’s Health, host Dr. Amy Mackey is joined by Dr. Mark Spitzer with the Center for Colposcopy in New Hyde Park, Long Island, New York to discuss cervical cancer screening...

Duration:00:20:30

Fertility Outcomes After Hysteroscopic Morcellation of Polyps and Fibroids

6/7/2017
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Guest: Serena H. Chen, MD Guest: Michael D. Scheiber, MD, MPH, FACOG Join Dr. Serena Chen, Director of Reproductive Medicine at the Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Science at Saint Barnabas in New Jersey, and Dr. Michael Scheiber, Director of Reproductive Research and Co-Director of In Vitro Fertilization Services at the Institute for Reproductive Health in Cincinnati, Ohio, as they discuss fertility outcomes after hysteroscopic procedures. This activity will address the clinical...

Duration:00:19:29